Saint-Martin-du-Vivier

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Saint-Martin-du-Vivier
Saint-Martin-du-Vivier is located in France
Saint-Martin-du-Vivier
Saint-Martin-du-Vivier
Coordinates: 49°28′08″N 1°09′54″E / 49.469°N 1.165°E / 49.469; 1.165Coordinates: 49°28′08″N 1°09′54″E / 49.469°N 1.165°E / 49.469; 1.165
Country France
Region Upper Normandy
Department Seine-Maritime
Arrondissement Rouen
Canton Darnétal
Intercommunality CREA
Government
 • Mayor Emilien Sanchez
Area
 • Land1 5 km2 (2 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Population2 1,835
 • Population2 density 370/km2 (950/sq mi)
INSEE/Postal code 76617 / 76160
Elevation 40–156 m (131–512 ft)
(avg. 56 m or 184 ft)

1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.

Saint-Martin-du-Vivier is a commune in the Seine-Maritime department in the Haute-Normandie region in northern France.

Geography[edit]

A farming village situated just 4 miles (6.4 km) northeast of the centre of Rouen at the junction of the D47 and the D443 roads. SNCF operates a TER railway service here.

Heraldry[edit]

Arms of Saint-Martin-du-Vivier

The arms of Saint-Martin-du-Vivier are blazoned :
Per fess Or and gules, an oak twig with an acorn and leaf vert bendwise and a sprig of holly vert fructed gules bendwise sinister, the two in crossed in saltire, and a mill wheel issuant from a fess abased wavy argent.




Population[edit]

Population history
1962 1968 1975 1982 1990 1999 2006
451 569 920 1369 1445 1484 1835
Starting in 1962: Population without duplicates

Places of interest[edit]

  • The church of St. Martin, dating from the nineteenth century.
  • An ancient cedar tree, said to be over 200 years old.
  • The eighteenth-century manorhouse at Mesnil-Grémichon.
  • The chateau and chapel of Mont-Perreux.

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